| May 21, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Members of the union representing Los Angeles firefighters voted down a proposal to increase dues to finance aggressive political campaigns, union leaders said Tuesday.
The leadership of United Firefighters of Los Angeles City wanted members to pay...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Sit down for this, people: I came across a touching story this week.
Recent emails suggest that mouthbreathing Notre Dame supporters will find it hard to believe that I have a heart that could be touched, but it’s true, and those lobotomized...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The scariest thing about the plot of "Extremities" is realizing how not just a person's life, but a person's very psyche, can change in an instant.
William Mastrosimone's drama, onstage in a solid production by Greater Orlando Actors Theatre, shows what...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Like preachers across the country preparing for Christmas services today, William Lori has grappled with the question of how to celebrate the joy of the day so soon after the devastation of Newtown.
But for Baltimore's new archbishop, the challenge also...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The Christmas tree had been knocked down by Friday morning's high winds long before Carl Zencey arrived at the memorial outside the entrance of Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Zencey, who has lived in Newtown for three decades, couldn't leave it like...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:15 PM
They came from down the street and from Bristol and Waterbury and Brookfield, simultaneously packing a service at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and a vigil at nearby Newtown United Methodist Church. Speaking through tears, they voiced one thought:
| Dec 15, 2012
| 8:31 PM
He was a loner, a 20-year-old whom Newtown High School classmates remembered as a skinny, shaggy-haired boy "who never really talked at all" and who stayed tight to the corridor walls when he walked, often clutching his laptop.
There was a common...
| May 7, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Leaders of the Los Angeles city firefighters' union are urging their members to finance aggressive new political campaigns, saying their salaries are vulnerable and retirement benefits are "under siege."
In a video posted on YouTube, United Firefighters...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Los Angeles firefighters union has blocked public access to a video that shows union leaders calling for more aggressive political campaigns to protect members' pensions.
Hours after The Times reported on the video, United Firefighters of Los...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:37 AM
JetBlue Airways on Thursday announced new daily nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima, Peru beginning Nov. 21.
The route is pending receipt of government operating...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 11:27 AM
La periodista y bloguera cubana Yoani Sánchez afirmó hoy en Lima que le “encanta” tener críticos y agregó que es “millonaria en amigos”, al ser consultada sobre el financiamiento de la gira mundial que empezó a inicios de año....